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Peter and Mikala’s Sky Meadows Engagement Session

Peter and Mikala’s Sky Meadows Engagement Session

My friendship with Peter and Mikala began when Peter moved into the empty desk next to me at work. I wasn't sure how we would get along as office mates, but any worries I had instantly vaporized when he started talking about Mikala. The way he would talk about her,...

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Levi and Mindy’s Georgetown Waterfront Engagement Session

Levi and Mindy’s Georgetown Waterfront Engagement Session

As I’m sitting here looking at the snow outside my window, I can’t believe we were enjoying weather last week sunny enough to allow Mindy to wear a sleeveless dress for her engagement photos. Virginia has some crazy weather patterns, but I’m so glad the sunshine part of the weather pattern graced us for Levi and Mindy’s Georgetown Waterfront engagement session!

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Aaron and Elisabeth’s Red Rock Engagement

Aaron and Elisabeth’s Red Rock Engagement

I peered inside the old building and saw a beautiful, ivy-covered wall—but about a 4.5 foot drop to get in and a floor covered in thick branches. I turned around and started arranging Aaron and Elisabeth outside instead. After a few shots, Elizabeth said, "Don't you...

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Chris and Georgia’s Blandy Experimental Farm Proposal

Chris and Georgia’s Blandy Experimental Farm Proposal

It's always when you get the text, "We're here!" that your heart REALLY starts pounding at a proposal session! Even though Chris and I had planned out exactly where he would kneel down and where I would be hiding, I was worried that Georgia would look straight through...

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Chaz and Hallie’s Harpers Ferry Engagement Session

Chaz and Hallie’s Harpers Ferry Engagement Session

  Driving through the back roads of Virginia put me in the perfect mood for a sunset engagement shoot! The golden sunshine splashed across the mountains and historic building in Harpers Ferry just begged to be the backdrop to an engagement session. So we obliged...

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Steven and Jackie’s Engagement at The Cliffs Hotel and Spa

Steven and Jackie’s Engagement at The Cliffs Hotel and Spa

My palms were sweaty as I peered through the balcony openings. Elya, Allison, and I watched our phones excitedly as Steven's GPS indicated they were getting closer to the resort. The moment I saw Steven and Jackie pass the engagement location, I signaled to the girls...

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Tim and Megan’s Sunny Engagement at Morven Park

Tim and Megan’s Sunny Engagement at Morven Park

At the beginning of the session, I asked Tim and Megan to describe one another. Without hesitation, they both listed off multiple characteristics about each other that made my sappy heart happy. He's caring—She's kind—He's flexible—She's sweet... you get the idea. :)...

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